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Old 02-07-2009
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Asus SBC-04D1S-U Super-Slim External Blu-ray Combo Drive

The Taiwanese brand Asus has just completed its catalog with the reference SBC-04D1S-U, a combo Blu-ray / DVD external burner.

Proposed in a black lacquered finish with light blue and weighing 420 grams, the device writes DVD-R, DVD + R, DVD + RW 8x, DVD-RW 6x, DVD-R DL, DVD + R DL at 4x, DVD-RAM 5x, CD-R and 24x CD-RW 16x. In reading, peak speeds of 4.8 x Blu-ray, 8x for DVD and 24x for CD.

SBC-04B1S-U allows you to charge its power from USB ports on your computer. Its vertical stand is ideal for your notebook or PC and it allows you to enjoy high definition videos anytime and anywhere. It is capable of reading 4.8X BD-ROM/R/RE and writing 8X DVD+R/24X CD-R formats.

  • Max. 4.8X BD-ROM/R/RE (SL)(DL)/ 8X DVD-ROM(SL)(DL)/8X DVD+R/ 8X DVD+RW - Read
  • Max. 8X DVD+R/ 8X DVD+RW - Write
  • Max. 5X DVD-RAM –Read & Write
  • Turbo Engine increases the connection performance between the USB cable and the external drive.
ID Design
  • It's elegant stand design and high glossy appearance represents its high feel of science and technology.
TrueTheater High Definition (TTHD) turns standard content into HD-quality images on high-resolution displays.

  • Disc Encryption allows you to password protect an entire disc or its partial content.
  • BluTuner is a software that allows you to adjust the brightness level for the external blue light while reading BD discs and reading/writing DVD and CD formats.
Easy to Use
  • Easy drag-and-drop thumbnail layout for creating discs
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Old 02-07-2009
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Re: Asus SBC-04D1S-U Super-Slim External Blu-ray Combo Drive

Asus SBC-04D1S-U Super-Slim External Blu-ray Combo Drive Specifications

Write Speed
  • DVD-R: 8X,- (CAV)
  • DVD-RW: 6X,- (Z-CLV)
  • DVD+R: 8X,- (CAV)
  • DVD+RW: 8X,- (Z-CLV)
  • DVD+R(DL): 4X,- (Z-CLV)
  • DVD-R (DL): 4X,- (Z-CLV)
  • CD-R: 24X,- ( Z-CLV )
  • CD-RW: 16X,- ( Z-CLV )
  • DVD-RAM: 5X

Read Speed
  • BD-ROM/R/RE: 4.8 X max.
  • DVD-R(Single): 8 X max.
  • DVD-RW(single): 8 X max.
  • DVD+R(Single): 8 X max.
  • DVD+RW(single): 8 X max.
  • DVD-R(DL): 6 X max.
  • DVD+R(DL): 6 X max.
  • DVD-ROM (Single): 8 X max.
  • DVD-ROM (Dual): 8 X max.
  • DVD-RAM: 5 X max.
  • CD-ROM: 24 X max.
  • CD-RW: 24 X max.
  • CD-R: 24 X max.

Access time
  • BD: 240 MS
  • DVD: 200 MS
  • CD: 200 MS

Writing Mode
  • DVD-R & DVD-R(DL): DAO(Disc-At-Once)/Incremental Recording (Multi-Border Recording)
  • DVD-RW & DVD-RW (DL): DAO(Disc-At-Once)/Restricted Overwriting/Incremental Recording (Multi-Border Recording)
  • DVD+R & DVD+R (DL): Sequential Recording (Multi-Session Recording)
  • DVD+RW & DVD+RW (DL): Random Recording
  • CD-R/RW: DAO(Disc-At-Once)/TAO(Track-At-Once)/SAO(Session-At-Once)/Packet Recording (Multi-Session Recording)

O/S Compatibility
  • Windows 2000
  • Windows NT
  • XP compatible
  • Vista compatible
  • Interface USB2.0
  • Data Buffer 2 MB
  • Bundle Software Cyberlink

Disc Formats
  • Write: DVD+/-RW,DVD+/-R,CD-R,CD-RW,DVD-RAM
  • Disc Diameters 12cm/8cm
  • 60,000 Power On Hours
  • Operating Duty Cycle (Read) 10 % POH
  • Operating Duty Cycle (Write) 2 % POH
  • Mounting Orientation Vertical and Horizontal ( +5 ? ~ -5 ?)
  • Dimension(WxHxD) 157x142x21 mm (W x D x H)
  • Weight 412 g
  • Power Requirements DC+5V ?5%,DC+12V ?10 %
  • Temperature Operating: 5℃ to 40℃
  • Storage: -30℃ to 60℃
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